At Microsoft, our mission is to empower every person and organization on the planet to achieve more. The media industry exemplifies this mission; We live in an age where more content is being created and consumed in more ways and on more devices than ever.
Stories entertain us, make us laugh and cry, and are the lens through which we perceive our world. In that world, increasingly overloaded with information, they catch our attention and, if they catch our hearts, we engage.
Content creators and broadcasters are increasingly embracing Cloud’s global reach, hybrid model and elastic scale. These attributes combined with AI’s ability to accelerate insights and time to market across content creation, management, and monetization are truly transformative.
As I reflect on cloud computing and the media industry since last year’s NAB, I see two emerging trends. First, content creators and broadcasters such as Rakuten, RTL, and Al Jazeera are increasingly…
Over the past months, we have aggressively added innovative new capabilities in Azure to enable content owners and partners to prepare, store, protect, distribute and monetize media in the cloud. We…
Cloud computing is changing the world and is powering the digital transformation in the media industry.
Media Services is excited to be back at IBC and to be a part of the IBC Hackfest. We are located in Hall 15 MS.1. Drop by to see a demonstration of several of our services including our cutting edge Media Analytics capabilities.
Today we are excited to announce the general availability of Azure CDN from Akamai offering our customers an additional CDN provider to choose from.
It’s been a busy year for Azure Media Services (AMS). Over the last 12 months, we have expanded offerings that led to customer wins spanning the globe.
We are very excited to announce a number of powerful new features and capabilities that take Azure CDN to the next level. Azure CDN is also now available in the new Azure portal via two new SKUs: CDN Standard and CDN Premium.